Craig Waddell, Missions Partnership Coordinator, writes:
Virginia Baptists need volunteers to go to Panama and serve in the following areas:
October 16th to 21st, 2014 Pastor Families Retreat: this will be our 4th year to serve.
- Help is needed to lead the Backyard Bible club for children-nursery, pre-school to 5th grade, Youth 6th to 8th & 9th to 12th grades.
- We also need food preparers and kitchen servers and looking for pastoral leaders for young adults and pastors spouses.
- A total of 8 to 12 people are needed.
- Commitment date: ASAP
January 17th to February 21st – Construction
- Assist First Baptist Pedregal with rebuilding the security wall around the church property.
- Skills needed are: general laborers, stone masons, brick layers and welding.
- We will be forming 4 teams for 4 consecutive weeks starting on January 17th. 8 members per team. Gayton Baptist will be the first team going on January 17th to January 25th, 2015.
- Commitment date: September 30th .
Approximate cost per trip is $1,050 to $1,200 per member depending on flight costs. The earlier we can book flights, the lower the cost.